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Piper-Heidsieck Champagne Brut

Piper-Heidsieck Champagne Brut

750ML     le Ends 
Sku: 100042

Tasting notes
On the eye A clear, golden Champagne robe par excellence.Delicate and fine bubbles resulting from an extended maturation time. On the nose Fresh fruit dominates, with pear and russet apple, and a few hints of citrus fruits such as star fruit. The finish evokes fresh grapes, livened with hints of freshness and aniseed. On the palate A structured, full-bodied and franc wine. A juicy, fleshy pear and golden grape texture. The finish narrows to citrus and grapefruit flavours. A wine with great fruit, a good mouthfeel and a harmonious balance.

Clear pale gold, with frothy, short-lived mousse and a stream of pinpoint bubbles that literally lasts for hours. Delicious "biscuity" and milk-chocolate scents over fresh apples. Full and rich in flavor, creamy and tart; tart green apples in a long finish. Complex and well-balanced wine, a very good buy, at least by the pricey standards of real Champagne.

93 Points – Top 100 2012
The ONLY Champagne in the Wine Spectator Top 100 2012
Elegant, with rich base notes of toasted brioche & smoke adding depth, this integrates finely honed acidity, detailed texture & flavors of black cherry purée, apple tarte Tatin, kumquat & grated ginger. Provides a creamy, mineral tinged finish. Tasted twice, with consistent notes.
~ Wine Spectator, Dec. 2012

Wine maker notes
EYE: The classic Champagne tint – sparkling light gold with fine bubbles
NOSE: Fresh fruit dominates ‑ pear & apple ‑ Subtle aromas of citrus
PALATE: Structured & ample, juicy texture of pear & citrus Lively with good presence in mouth
Suggested: The perfect “social” drink to enjoy with friends
Pairings With appetizers & cheese . Informal fish & sea‑food dinners, chicken, pork, veal

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Country: France
Region: Champagne
Grape Varietal: Champagne Blend
Type: Sparkling

Reg. $42.99
On Sale $39.99
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